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A piacere

Definition and background:

At the pleasure or discretion of the performer, typically with tempo and the use of rubato with a particular passage. See also ad libitum; piacere. at pleasure; i.e., the performer need not follow the rhythm strictly

For more information on the music term "A piacere" check out these other resources:

Wikipedia - Glossary of Musical Terminology

Virginia Tech Multimedia Music Dictionary

ORB -- Medieval Music Glossary

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